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Benq VW2245Z PC Monitor

£86.57
£73.33 £13.24 cheaper than 58 days ago
21.5" 1920 X 1080 20000000:1 LED Sep 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £3.84 Electricity cost over 5 years
Owner reviews are excellent
Running costs are very low
Reasonably priced
202 Reviews
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Reasonably Priced

Fourty-three customers wrote in their reviews that the product was good value for money. B. Kearton wrote on Amazon.co.uk two years ago “Excellent monitor at great price” and gave it a rating of 7 stars. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon.co.uk “Good priced monitor, no problems here”. Two years ago Epm5 mentioned “Mainly bought on price point which was excellent, stand a bit wobbly otherwise good” in their Benq VW2245 review.

One customer mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitor was expensive.

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Reviews

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

Based on 267 owner reviews this PC screen has a marvellous average owner rating. Over 81% of reviewers gave this flatpanel monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Benq PC Monitors Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 10,156 user and expert reviews (including 868 verified purchases), Benq has excellent reviews for its PC screens. Benq also has excellent reviews specifically within its medium monitors range compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Benq PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Energy

Running Costs Are Very Low

The VW2245 is one of the cheapest to run PC screens of a comparable type and age that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the VW2245 will cost only £4 over 8 years to run.


Good Picture Quality

Nine people who bought it considered that it had good picture quality. Wayne Wilson gave the product a score of 9 stars and he wrote “Wonderful picture quality”. Jon he mentioned on Amazon.co.uk “The picture quality is excellent”. Kristiyan rated it 7 stars and wrote “Very good monitor for the price - great picture quality and a lot of adjustments in the menu”.

Eight owners agreed that this PC monitor had good colour saturation. Bob wrote “The picture looks bright and the colours look clearer as well”. The Voice of Reason wrote on Amazon “The monitor has a setting for Mbook which seems to work perfectly re colours and definition”. The Voice of Reason also said “A little bit of tweaking of the controls soon had the the colours looking great” in their review.

One owner thought the Benq VW2245 had a flickering image. Josf wrote on Amazon.co.uk “So far it really is flicker free and one of those rare monitors with crisp sharp resolution / dpi” and rated it 6 stars.

One owner who reviewed this PC monitor mentioned that it had image ghosting. Two years ago Sean Monahan rated it 7 stars and he said “Fantastic bit of kit, anyone who says that 6ms screen isn't good enough is kidding themselves - No blur or ghosting, its vibrant, beautiful colours” in his review of this PC monitor.

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Design

Good Product Quality

Twenty-seven customers who reviewed the Benq VW2245 said that it was good quality. Andrew Scooter Guy said on Amazon.co.uk “Seems to be good quality”. Alex Tsang said on Amazon.co.uk “The picture quality is amazing and tbh i actually felt like it was better than my 24" benQ monitor i use myself” in his Benq VW2245 review. Wilson Alwaris and Namita Dias mentioned on Amazon “The video and browsing quality is very crisp”.

Nice Design

Five owners thought it was good looking. The Handsome Afro mentioned four years ago “Stylish, beautiful ; quirky”. Josh M. he mentioned “Also its a very stylish monitor to boot! Would highly reccomend!” in his review of the Benq VW2245. Daz mentioned “Impressed, very stylish, great picture”.

Three people who reviewed it reckoned that it was well designed. Reece C said in their review of the Benq VW2245 “Would recommend this monitor if ou want a middle sized monitor with good colour and with a modern stylish design”. Josh M. gave it a rating of 7 stars and he wrote “Great Quality, Great Price and Great Design” in his Benq VW2245 review. Mark Parle gave it a rating of 9 stars and he wrote on Amazon four years ago “This monitor has an awesome design and great picture quality” in his review of this PC monitor.

One owner who purchased the product said that it was smooth. Alex Tsang said in his Benq VW2245 review on Amazon.co.uk “Feels smooth even though only 6ms compared to my 5ms 24” and gave it a rating of 7 stars. One customer who reviewed it considered that it was neat. Reece C wrote “The stand is very easy to connect to the monitor and looks very tidy” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Robust

Eleven customers agreed that it was well made. Last year Amazon Customer said “Excellent monitor, looks great and is solidly built” in their review of the Benq VW2245. The Great Pretender mentioned on Amazon “Brilliant picture no in built speakers”. Jon mentioned in April last year “This is a good, solid, 21.5 Inch 1080p monitor”.

Two people who bought it thought it was strong and durable. Pocuk said in their review of this PC monitor “Thankfully! The monitor is sufficiently sturdy, as long as you have it placed on a sturdy surface to begin with” . Jon said in his review of this PC monitor on Amazon.co.uk “The white plastic is the durable non-shiny type” and gave the product a rating of 8 stars.

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Easy to Use

Eight customers who reviewed this PC monitor said that it was easy to setup. Sohan Andrei Cristian said “Not with this one! Very easy and straightforward to setup the brightness, contrast etc”. Eddie.pix gave it a rating of 9 stars and wrote “Very easy to set up and works great”. R S. said on Amazon “Great sized monitor at a nice cheap price, easy to set up and very balanced, no awkward wobbling” in their review of the Benq VW2245.

Five customers said in their reviews that this PC monitor was easy to use. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Monitor controls are quite unobtrusive and easy to use”. Pola mentioned “Good space allocation, quiet, easy to use freezer drawers”. M.d.85 mentioned on Amazon.co.uk “Touch sensitive menu buttons work well and the menu is clear and easy to use”.

Three people wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to assemble. Imho wrote on Amazon.co.uk “Very easy to assemble, didnt bother with instructions”. Amazon Customer said in their review of this PC monitor “Great monitor, easy to put together, came quickly” . Glen Moore said “It is easy to put together and well i love it”.

Two people agreed that the product was easy to use the menus. R. A. Jackson rated the product 5 stars and wrote in their review of the Benq VW2245 three years ago “However, there are also other brightness settings, so it's easy to adjust the monitor so it's easy on your eyes”. Ross S. said on Amazon “Good clear picture, easy to set up and very easy menus”.

One person thought it was easy to handle. Michae1ange1o mentioned “Brilliant, handles gaming well” in their review of the Benq VW2245.

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Weight & Dimensions

Big Size

Three people said in their reviews that the product was a good size. L. Brown wrote in their review of the Benq VW2245 on Amazon.co.uk “Monitor has a nice size to it, although it did take me time to intially get used to everything being so wide compared to my old 19".”. Janet F Cowlard said “Excellent - a good size”. Miss H E Moss said on Amazon “Fab resolution and a great size for a large or any inevitably small spare room desk due to good proportions” in her review of this PC monitor.

One customer who reviewed the product concluded that it was a big size. Bestbuy.com mentioned two years ago “Large size” in their review of this PC monitor. One person who reviewed it said that it was compact. Hillclimb wrote on Amazon “Great value computer monitors, very clear display, great colour and compact” in their review of this PC monitor.

One person thought this PC monitor was lightweight. Bjsmith wrote on Amazon “Having had a heavy CTX monitor for years this little lightweight does the job brilliant” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

Two people who bought the product considered that it was quiet. Three years ago R. A. Jackson said in their review of this PC monitor “It's clear, quiet” and rated it 8 stars.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

Benq released the VW2245 in April 2017.


Support

Good Technical Guidance

Two customers who purchased it considered that it had good technical guidance. Two years ago Towbar wrote “Adjusting the picture to suit my preferences was a little tricky so I read the full user manual which is on the disc supplied” in their Benq VW2245 review. Josf said in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon.co.uk three years ago “Having said that I've yet to work out how use all the screen controls - the instructions are in the manual which is on the CD-Rom - I probably could”.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Benq VW2245 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other medium monitors that have been available for more than two years which have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared all the other PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) to this flatpanel monitor and we think the Benq GL2450 (£104.98), or the Viewsonic VG2039M (£69.97) which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on medium monitors that came out more than two years ago.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this LCD screen is 10°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°. When compared to other comparable spec PC screens that were released more than two years ago, the Benq VW2245's viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees is one of the widest.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of PC displays of a comparable age and spec to this flatpanel monitor is 18°, the widest is 1,800°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. With a viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees, the Benq VW2245 has one of the wider viewing angles, horizontal amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Has an HDCP

The Benq VW2245 has an HDCP. Most of the other similar spec PC monitors that are a comparable age to this PC monitor also have an HDCP.

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Certificates

Does Not Have an Energy Star Certified

The Benq VW2245 does not have an Energy Star certified. Most of the other LCD screens that are a similar age to this LCD screen do have an Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers vw2245z
Barcodes 00012305006199, 04718755047084, 05052916395843, 05054484606611

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